MAY8th Green Cementech 201224th – 25th May 2012HICC, Hyderabad, KarnatakaCII-Godrej GBC and Cement Manufacturer’s Association (CMA) has been organising jointly annual International conference on Cement Technologies – GREEN CEMENTECH for the last two years. The conference evoked tremendous interest and was well received by the industry.Website: http://www.greenbusinesscentre.comIEEE-IAS/PCA Cement Industry Technical Conference13th – 17th May 2012San Antonio, TXIt is the ongoing goal of the annual IEEE IAS/PCA conference to be the cement industry’s premier platform for technical interchange and innovation.Website: http://www.ieeepcaconference.org/Global Cemtrader Supplementary Cementitious Materials (SCM), coal & petcoke for the global cement, lime and concrete industry10th – 11th May 2012London Chamber of Commerce and Industry, City of London, UKA meeting for suppliers, shippers and users of supplementary cementitious materials – SCM (fly-ash and other coal combustion by-products, granulated blast furnace slag (GBFS), silica fume, natural pozzolans), FGD/DSG and of coal and petcoke for the cement and lime industry.Focusing on supply and demand trends in the markets, shipping and freight cost trends and contracting and pricing trends. Including networking and business opportunities.Website: http://www.globalcement.comThe 3rd Cemtech Asia
17th – 20th June 2012Jakarta, IndonesiaCemtech Asia 2012 promises a comprehensive conference programme, featuring a host of senior industry experts. Insightful, high-quality papers will discuss global market trends and forecasts as well as explore new regional plant expansion and upgrade projects.Website: http://www.cemnet.comSSCS’2012: International Conference on Numerical Modeling Strategies for Sustainable Concrete Structures29 May 2012 to 01 June 2012Aix en Provence, FranceThe objective of this conference is to join together researchers, engineers, architects, urbanites, and owners, to exchange and reflect on the use of these numerical tools and their contribution with respect to the future stakes.Website: http://www.sscs2012.com/National Conference on Fast Track Road Construction in India10th May 2012New DelhiThe Mission of 2nd National Conference on Fast Track Road Construction by IBK Media is to deliver the Expertise knowledge to India Road Sector to create a perfect business platform of Indian Government Officials, Industry Leaders, Innovators, Equipment Manufacturers, Construction Material providers, Technology Providers and Investors.Website: http://ibkmedia.comInternational Congress on Durability of Concrete18th -21st June 2012NorwayIn order to ensure its objectives the congress addresses all factors affecting the durability of concrete structures divided into the topics like durability of sustainable cement and concrete, durability enhancing concrete admixtures, concrete deterioration mechanisms, methodology for testing durability, treatment of existing concrete structures, principles of making durable concrete structures, durability of off-shore concrete structures, sustainability, modeling and calculating durable materials and degradation processes etc.Website:http://www.icdc2012.comTo feature your event please mail details to firstname.lastname@example.org
Sustainable solutions by Ambuja Cement, ACC
Ambuja Cement and ACC the cement and building material companies of the diversified Adani Group announced solutions to an array of customer concerns while keeping environment sustainability at its core. Examples of this are the concrete mix proportioning solution; designed to optimise the proportions of aggregates, sand and water in concrete mixes considering their unique properties. This helps the company optimise the resources thereby minimising wastage. The company also developed an in-house modular curing solution, also known as zero-water curing. This technique helps concrete slab curing without excessive use of water. This has helped save about 39 million litres of water across multiple sites.
Fornnax adds 430HP secondary shredder to it’s R-series line-up
Fornnax technologies showcased the R4000-HD tyre shredder at the IFAT expo 2023, where the company got a platform to interact with industry professionals from domestic as well as overseas markets and demonstrate the technological prowess of their machine. The R4000-HD is a powerful machine designed to make secondary shredding and steel separation more efficient and profitable.
The machine saves electricity and man-power and due to its design features it is built to make maintenance procedures easier and also lower the wear and tear to the equipment, thus lowering operating cost. It can process various materials from types, cables, e-waste and aluminium scrap. It is built to last 20-25years. With all its features and sturdy built, it is one of the most powerful secondary shredding machines in the industry.
Udaipur Cement Works Limited doubles its clinker capacity
A subsidiary of the well known JK Lakshmi Cement Ltd., Udaipur Cement Works Ltd. (UCWL) recently announced the expansion of its clinker facility taking its current capacity from 1.5MTPA to 3 MTPA at Udaipur. The company, by the end of financial year 2023-24, plans to exceed twice the current capacity from 2.2 MTPA to 4.7 MTPA. The capacity expansion has been funded through a mix of equity and debt; the company recently successfully completed its rights issue of INR 450 crores.
They have two brands under their portfolio ‘Platinum Heavy Duty Cement’ and ‘Platinum Supremo Cement’.
Also known for their commitment to renewable energy and environment sustainability, they have the first and only of it’s kind floating solar power plant of 1MWp at it’s mines, fulfilling 50% of their electricity needs.